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Monklands ICU staff are ‘physically and emotionally’ drained – BBC News

James Cook returns to Monklands Hospital eight months on to find the staff struggling against the odds.



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By James CookChief News Correspondent for The Nine
media caption’You wouldnt want to give this to anybody’
I was last here at University Hospital Monklands on 1 May when those dealing with the first wave of an unknown disease were already tired.
At that time, the deaths of 29,059 people had been registered in the UK within 28 days of a positive test for Covid-19.
I returned 259 days later with the number of deaths at 89,230 to find that the staff are exhausted.
“We’re all physically, mentally and…

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